Loretta A. Rice, of Greenville, Ohio (50)


Loretta Ann Rice, 50 of Greenville, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday April 18, 2023 at 6:10 AM.

Loretta was born January 15, 1973 in Moss, Tennessee, the daughter of Patricia Ann (Reeves) Graves of Huntington, Indiana and the late Jimmy Graves.

Loretta loved to fish and spend time with her family.

Loretta is preceded in death by her father; her son James Rice, and her grandparents.

Loretta is survived by her mother; her children, Jeff Rice, John Rice, Zoe Shipp, Baylee Shipp, Mikielely Shipp, Tavon Clemons and Zanith Clemons; her grandchildren, Jatlynn, Araya, and Liyla Vititoe; her sisters, Mamie Davis, and Kandy Graves; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Loretta’s Life will be held from 4:00 PM until 6:00 PM on Thursday May 25, 2023 at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to the family to help offset funeral expenses. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.zecharbailey.com for the Rice family.